Smokey Chicken & Bean Stew

Smokey Chicken & Bean Stew

2 reviews, 4 star(s). 100% would make again

Ready in 45 minutes

The combination of chorizo, borlotti beans and chicken, simmered in a smokey paprika stew, adds up to a surefire one-pot winner.


1 large red onion; sliced
2 single garlic cloves; crushed
1 tablespoon olive oil
1 dessertspoon Smoked Paprika; (rounded)
1 large red pepper; cut into chunks
4 single skinless chicken thighs; cut into strips
150 grams chorizo; cut into strips
4 large Tomatoes; chopped
250 mililiters Chicken Stock
400 grams borlotti beans; rinsed and drained
2 teaspoons Sugar
2 teaspoons Plain flour; (heaped)

Original recipe makes 4



Cook the onion and garlic in 1 tbsp olive oil until softened. Add the paprika and the red pepper and cook for a minute or two. Add the chicken and chorizo and fry for five of minutes. Stir in the tomatoes and sugar. Use a little of the prepared stock to make a loose paste with the plain flour. Add into the pot, together with the stock and bring to a simmer.

Add the beans and cook for another 20-30 minutes or until thickened to your liking.

Serve over boiled long-grain rice.


This is a very amenable recipe in that it will allow you to vary the amount of paprika and the ratio of chicken to chorizo to suit your own tastes and remain delicious.

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